If you’re looking for a romantic getaway then there is no better place than Niagara-on-the-Lake. This small town is filled with nature, wineries, history, Victorian architecture that has made it one of the top romance vacation spots in Canada.
With plenty of luxurious accommodations, fine linens, fine dining with candlelight dinners, wine tours, nature hiking and carriage rides. It’s the perfect destination for any honeymoon, anniversary or to just create wonderful and lasting memories together.
The following 5 hotels have received accolades and positive reviews from countless guest which is why they stand out as perfect Niagara Hotels for making an ideal getaway.
1) Riverbend Inn and Vineyard
Riverbend Inn & Vineyard is a secluded country inn nestled in its own vineyards along the Niagara River Parkway in the historic town of Niagara-on-the-Lake. Recently restored, all will enjoy the countryside from the bar and restaurant, vineyard patio or settle into one of each individually appointed rooms reflecting our commitment to the finer things in life. This Elegant hotel is a Georgian mansion built in 1860 that is set on a 12 acre vineyard.
This intimate and historic mansion hotel features 21 uniquely designed guestrooms and suites with the ultimate in luxury and comfort. Built in 1820, the Riverbend Inn and Vineyard surrounds guests with history and elegance: crystal chandeliers, period designed furniture and surroundings of grandeur amongst 17 acres.
As you enter the room, each one offers magnificence, fabulous amenities and service. Delight in the comfort of a spacious guestroom, all offering a gas fireplace. Warm yourself in front of the fireplace or sit by your window and enjoy the scenic beauty from your room.
The Riverbend Inn provides attention to finer details creating a special feeling during your stay offering queen or king size beds, luxurious linens, feather pillows, duvets, bathrobes and special amenities for guests to enjoy. Make yourself a cup of coffee while searching on the net on your free wireless internet.
2) White Oaks
Big enough to be the largest hotel in Niagara-on-the-Lake, yet cozy enough to be your home away from home. White Oaks Resort provides full service resort & spa has proudly achieved an unparalleled reputation for outstanding comfort, service and atmosphere.
Built and operated as a privately owned business, White Oaks Conference Resort and Spa has created what seems to be magic. Blending glamour and luxury with world class recreation firmly bound together by a team of hospitality professionals who literally believe that each guest will be treated as though the success of its business depends on that individual alone.
With the most stylish and oversized guestroom. The Platinum suite is an apartment style room and is the height of luxury located on the 7th Floor of the Tower section of the hotel and features one king size bed covered in a luxurious Frette Linen Down Duvet surrounded by ultra modern décor. The Platinum Suite has two gas-burning fireplaces, a deep soaking tub, in-room robes, separate 5 head black granite shower, foyer entrance, living room, dining room, second washroom, and all the essential business needs including a fax machine, photocopier, cordless telephone, highspeed internet access, stereo system and Sony Playstation.
3) Pillar and Post
At Pillar and Post you can enjoy cozy fireside dining set in the casual elegance of the “Carriages” and “Cannery” dining rooms. It is with great pleasure and pride that the dining room staff provide you with the best in cuisine and exceptional service. Pillar and Posts award winning chef will prepare a meal to remember, complimented by a selection of Niagara wines.
Relax and enjoy full service “100 Foutain Spa” with professionally trained and certified Therapists. Each treatment room is themed after eight exotic countries and complimented by an outdoor spring whirlpool, sauna and steam room.
Pillar and Posts state-of-the-art health club includes Cybex, Stairmaster and Quinton equipment, an indoor pool set in a lush tropical surrounding, and an outdoor solar heated swimming pool.
4) Queens Landing
Queens Landing Inn & Conference Resort is a stately Georgian-style mansion, overlooking the scenic Niagara River and Lake Ontario. Proud recipient of the CAA/AAA Four Diamond Award for both dining and accommodations, Queens Landing is a minutes walk from the towns main street and the Shaw Festival Theatre. 144 elegant guestrooms, a lakefront villa and waterfront cottage, are individually decorated and many feature cozy fireplaces and whirlpool baths. Amenities include valet parking, a fully equipped exercise room, indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna facilities. Seventeen banquet/conference rooms and an adjacent Business Services Centre are available.
Queen’s Landing Inn and Conference Resort is a proud recipient of the distinguished 4-Diamond Award, bestowed by the CAA/AAA in recognition of excellence in both dining and accommodation.
Queen’s Landing’s Tiara is a dual level circular restaurant overlooking the beautiful Niagara River and the Niagara-on-the-Lake Yacht Club. Elegant Georgian pillars support a magnificent stained glass ceiling and exquisite displays of fresh flowers abound. Executive Chef, Stephen Treadwell creates a fusion of contemporary French cuisine with the bounty of fresh produce that only Niagara can offer. Chef Treadwell partners with Niagara-on-the-Lake’s Wyndym Farm and incorporates their heirloom and international vegetable varieties into his ‘New Niagara Cuisine’
Sample delicious Niagara wine and famous barbecue around the bubbling water fountain in the outdoor patio rose garden while enjoying the view of the Niagara Harbour.
5) Prince of Wales Hotel
Established in 1864 in historic Niagara-on-the-Lake, The Prince of Wales Hotel maintains a proud tradition of offering the ultimate in personal service and attention. The 99 room hotel retains the ultimate charm of its Victorian origins, yet it provides a full range of amenities and services catering to the requisites of the modern traveller.
The Queen’s Royal Lounge is for quietly relaxing after a busy day, and Royals Dining Room, with its greenhouse patio, has become renowned for its sumptuous cuisine, gracious atmosphere, and scenic view of Simcoe Park.
As the original capital of Upper Canada, the Old Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake is still alive with the character of a bygone era. Early 19th century homes and the picturesque main street have been carefully restored and maintained. The Niagara Peninsula – garden, orchard and vineyard for Ontario – provides some of the most memorable scenery in Canada.
Standard and deluxe rooms are available, as well as a choice of newly redesigned one-bedroom suites or two- bedroom, two bathroom Bales Cottage offering a living room area with a fireplace, bright sunroom and patio. All the comforts of home with the luxury of services.
Elegant one-bedroom suites are situated throughout the main Hotel and Prince of Wales Court; ideal for hospitality rooms, small meetings, or as that special room for your V.I.P.
Brass beds, floral chintzes and period furnishings enhance the Victorian comfort of the Main Hotel. A selection of twin, double or queen-sized beds are available throughout the building.
The furnishings are such that no one piece calls dramatic attention to itself, but all blended together in an atmosphere of pure elegance. The decoration of the rooms and suites combine grace and luxury with refinement and restraint.